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Too Much Black?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by NumNutz, Jul 6, 2011.

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Too Much Black? Do I need a Grillcraft Upper Grill?

Poll closed Aug 5, 2011.
  1. Too Much Black - Need Grillcraft Upper

    1 vote(s)
    0.6%
  2. Too Much Black - No Grillcraft Upper

    5 vote(s)
    2.9%
  3. Looks Great - Need Grillcraft Upper

    101 vote(s)
    58.0%
  4. Looks Great - No Grillcraft Upper

    67 vote(s)
    38.5%
  1. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:34 PM
    #1
    NumNutz

    NumNutz [OP] One of the original 7928

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    Just did the lower valence. Wondering if there is too much black on the front bumper now. Vote. Choose two options!

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  2. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    yeah dude it looks sweet!
     
  3. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    Honey badger

    Honey badger Honey badger hits whatever tree he wants to hit!!

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    I agree your truck looks awsome like that. grill craft upper wouldn't hurt.
     
  4. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    looks good like that. I like the stock grille.
     
  5. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    Grande

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    what about mine

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    mine has a lil more, compare and contrast i guess, i say not enough :D
     
  6. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:44 PM
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    drewskie

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    I see what you did there............. nice way to show off.:D
     
  7. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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    Grande

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    but get the GC, they are sick and look clean as fuk
     
  8. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    rcfreak201

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    grande, do the top part of the bumper black as well
    OP it looks awesome, but an upper grillcraft would look nice
     
  9. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:01 PM
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    Grande

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    yea i kno what u mean, ive seen a couple tacos on here to it with plati-dip, wasnt cathing the vibe, i like mine, not too much not too little, but ppl are different and hav different views and taste
     
  10. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:07 PM
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    memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    Not at all! I'm like it a lot... I am kind of biased though
     
  11. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:16 PM
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    05RedTaco

    05RedTaco Nom Nom Nom

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    Black out the Toyota emblem on your grill and get rid of the wavy TRD letters on the skid... Will look way better ;)
     
  12. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:24 PM
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    Eurosport

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    i would get rid of the eyebrows asap, as well as the trd on the skid plate, then paint the T emblem in black...that's what I would do, everyone has their tastes though so no worries do what makes YOU happy ;)
     
  13. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:28 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    Hell yeah man looks bad ass. Definatley grill craft man.
     
  14. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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    Grande

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    X2 on the brows, wax those f's right off to reveal those sexy projector eyeballs, and the emblem plasti-dipped, if ur one of those ppl and want to remove it later down the road for some weird reason, lol
     
  15. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:31 PM
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    Eurosport

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    lol have you ever tried cleaning a mesh grill in the summer time full of bugs?
    his stock grill is super easy compared to Grillcraft...
     
  16. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:31 PM
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    ironman_jon

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    i think you should do a satoshi...i my opinion i like the way the blue and black look

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  17. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:38 PM
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    Grande

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    Nice front side, i like alot :thumbsup:, i kinda like the new xrunner grilles too
     
  18. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    Grande

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    like this, i wouldnt mind throwing money at the stearlship for one of these in SWB
     
  19. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    NumNutz

    NumNutz [OP] One of the original 7928

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    Why no TRD on the skid? I always liked that
     
  20. Jul 6, 2011 at 7:57 PM
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    Grande

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    i think it chill, might look outta place since nothing else is white, but if u did it in SWB it would be a failed mission, trust. If u like it keep it, i would if i did
     
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